American Express Travel Related Services seeks a Data Engineer to support Oracle database technology and systems. Candidate will be accountable for proactively supporting operational excellence for a critical highly available, large enterprise environment. Participate in projects involving enterprise systems enhancements, and create and maintain appropriate documentation. Provide database administration support on a daily and on-call basis. W ork with cross-functional project teams to resolve technical performance issues/bottlenecks for OS, network, storage, and applications.
American Express is looking for energetic, high-performing Software Engineers to help shape our technology and product roadmap. You will be part of the fast-paced, entrepreneurial team, as a part of Global Risk Technology, Big Data Platforms organization that enables Big Data and batch/ real-time analytical solutions leveraging transformational technologies (Hadoop, HDFS, MapReduce, Hive, HBase, Pig etc) to deliver innovative solutions across multiple Business Units (e.g: RIM, Consumer and Commercial). American Express is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by law. Click here to view the "EEO is the Law" poster and supplement and the Pay Transparency Policy Statement.
Oversee, perform and manage Big Data projects and operations. Research and recommend options for department direction on Big Data systems, automated solutions, server-related topics. Provide technical leadership on complex projects and research new technology for use by department. MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES • Implement end to end Hadoop solutions with a deep understanding of the Hadoop Ecosystem • Integrate technical functionality (e.g. Ability to translate high-level business requirements into detailed design • Aptitude to identify, create, and use best practices and reusable elements • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exits • Strong desire to learn a variety of technologies and processes with a "can do" attitude • Experience guiding and mentoring 2-5 developers on various tasks • Own a complete functional area – from analysis to design to development and complete support REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS Skills / Abilities and Knowledge Ability to read, write, speak and understand English.